The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society teams up with Zahav for a celebration of Tu B’shvat with a special tasting menu, tree plantings and remarks, Wednesday, January 15. (Photo by J. Varney courtesy Zahav)
In honor of Tu B’shvat, also known as the Jewish New Year for trees, The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is teaming up with Zahav for an evening of food and environmental progress on Wednesday, January 15 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Chef Michael Solomonov is slated to serve up up a wine and tasting menu featuring the seven spices of Tu B’shvat — wheat, barley, grapes, figs, pomegranates, olives and dates.
Look forward to remarks from members of the Jewish National Fund, the Jewish Farm School, Drew Becher of PHS and Yaron Sideman Consul General of Israel to the Mid-Atlantic region.
All tickets include food, wine and a planting of a tree in the Philadelphia area and Israel.
The event is presented as part of PHS’ Plant One Million campaign, an effort to plant 1,000,000 trees in Southeastern Pennsylvania, South Jersey and Delaware by 2020.
Tickets are $180 per person and are available online.
Tu B’shvat At Zahav
When: Wednesday, January 15, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Zahav, 237 St. James Place
More info: www.phsonline.org